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The Real Estate Industry Is Fighting New York City’s Historic Climate Bill On Technicalities
Alexander C. Kaufman
It’s a divide-and-conquer approach critics say could weaken one of the most important major pieces of municipal climate legislation in the world.
5 Ways You Might Be Committing Mortgage Fraud
It carries a penalty of up to 30 years in jail or $1 million in fines.
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Rent Control Is Making A Comeback. But Is That A Good Idea?
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Many states outlawed rent limits decades ago but booming cities want to overturn that.
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Rural Areas Could Benefit Big From Tax Break -- If They Get The Money
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“I’m worried that none of this money is going to flow where it’s really needed."
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Jared Kushner Paid Little To No Federal Income Tax For Years, New York Times Reports
Being in real estate is "fantastic," a lawyer who reviewed the documents said. "You get tax deductions for things you don't pay for."
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Bad Real Estate Lessons You've Learned From Watching HGTV
It's not Chip and Joanna's fault, but we need to drop some reality.
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Home Listings And Real Estate Ads Are Full Of These Misleading Words
"Old world charm" is a lie.
Buying A House Has Hidden Costs. Here Are 11 Big Ones.
Your mortgage payment is only the beginning.
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4 Ways To Buy A Zero-Down Home
You may not need tens of thousands of dollars to purchase a house.
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7 Costly Problems A Home Inspection Probably Won't Catch
Shockingly, your roof is off-limits. And that's not all.
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Think You're Ready To Buy A House? Ask These 6 Questions First.
Make sure you can take on a home without going broke.
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The Worst Home Buying And Selling Advice Realtors And Mortgage Brokers Have Heard
What’s tricky about bad advice is that often it sounds good.
America’s Real Estate System Pushes Rents Up And People Out. There's Another Way.
A tiny Oakland coffee shop offers hope for greater community control of land, housing and neighborhood-based businesses.
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Lance Bass 'Heartbroken' After Losing Out On 'Brady Bunch' House
The former 'NSync member says he believes he was used to drive up the price of the house.
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Mortgage Points Explained: How To Know If They're Worth It
It might seem like a scam, but not if the math works out in your favor.
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What You Need To Know About Tiny Home Financing Before Buying One
When it comes to getting a mortgage, all the benefits of a tiny home could suddenly become roadblocks.
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Don’t Fall Into This Real Estate Trap
First-time homebuyers should be especially wary.
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Connecticut Is In Crisis -- And Its Troubles Are Hardly Unique
By Jared Bennett, The Center For Public Integrity
The state is caught in an economic straitjacket and there's no easy way out.
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Want To Flip A House? Read This First.
Here's what they don't show you on TV.
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6 Reasons To Read Your Homeowners Association Documents Before You Buy A House
Paying an HOA fee is like paying rent on top of the mortgage, isn't it?
For-Sale 'Brady Bunch' House Reportedly May Be Torn Down
A real estate agent says "interested buyers" are pondering the unthinkable.
New York State Investigates Kushner Firm Over Tenant Harassment Complaints
Residents say the landlord turned their lives into construction hell so they would leave to make way for luxury condo buyers.
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‘Climate Gentrification’ Will Deepen Urban Inequality
By Richard Florida, CityLab
A new study investigates the intersection of climate change and real estate, and finds that higher elevations bring higher values.
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Buying A Home? Don't Fall Victim To These 7 Mortgage Myths
You might not get that interest write-off after all.
HOME & LIVING
15 Storage Finds From Wayfair's July 4th Sale That Every Home Needs
Storage is something that every home needs more of. It doesn’t matter whether you’ve just moved, or you’ve been in the same
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Millennial Buyers Face Tough Housing Market
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Millennials want to buy homes, but there aren’t enough for sale and they cost too much.
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